# [R] \preformatted and $Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk Tue Nov 18 14:57:30 CET 2003 On 18 Nov 2003, Arend P. van der Veen wrote: > I found my problem with the second item ('$').  As far as the first
> problem with \preformatted, I check the tex code that was generated and
> found that
>
> \end{verbatim}\end{Details}
>
> However, if I add some text between the preformatted text and the end of
> the detail section it works.  I will use that as a work around.
>
> \details{
> some text
> \preformatted{
> [my-section]
> user = apv
> host = 127.0.0.1
> }
> some more text
> }
>
> If anybody knows if this bug is corrected in the patch please let me
> know.

Not yet, as this is not actually the bug: look what happens when there is
text at the end of the \details section.

>
> Thanks,
> Arend
>
> On Tue, 2003-11-18 at 04:40, Uwe Ligges wrote:
> > On 17 Nov 2003, Arend P. van der Veen wrote:
> >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > I have been developing a package in R and have been working on
> > > documentation.  I have a \details function that contains the following:
> > >
> > > \details{
> > >
> > > some text
> > >
> > > \preformatted{
> > > [my-section]
> > > user = apv
> > > host = 127.0.0.1
> > > }
> > >
> > > }
> > >
> > >  When I run R CMD check I get an error while checking the manual.  If I
> > > remove:
> > >
> > > \preformatted{
> > > [my-section]
> > > user = apv
> > > host = 127.0.0.1
> > > }
> > >
> > > and replace it with
> > >
> > > [my-section]
> > > user = apv
> > > host = 127.0.0.1
> > >
> > > the error goes away.
> > >
> > > Has anybody had this problem?
> >
> > Confirmed. The problem is that there is no newline after
> > \end{verbatim}
> > in the produced TeX code, so we get, e.g.:
> > \end{verbatim}\end{Details}
> > .
> >
> > Might be fixed in R-patched (I don't have access right now).
> >
> >
> > >
> > > I have also have a problem including a '$' in my documentation. I > > > replace them with \$ which made latex happy but then \$showed up in the > > > HTML and R help. > > > > Hmmm. All of the following works for me: > > > > \$, \code{$}, and \deqn{\$}{\$}
> >
> >
> > Uwe Ligges
> >
> >
> >
> > > Any advice would be appreciated,
> > > Arend van der Veen
> > >
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